weather

Expect triple-digit heat Friday

Today, to put it quite simply and brutally, is going to be hot. Auburn got a little bit of a toasty taste Thursday of what’s to come over the weekend, with highs in the mid-90s b ...

Lunch time leads to Lincoln wreck

Two female Placer High students were involved in a single car accident while traveling east bound on Lincoln Way during their lunch break Wednesday afternoon. According to Californ ...

Rain biking takes a certain mindset

What does it take to ride down Highway 49 in pouring rain? An Auburn bike shop manager said it’s the right gear and the right mindset. “Riding in the rain you have to have a go ...

Dog Dane afternoon

Remember the brilliant blue skies of Wednesday, for reports from AccuWeather.com call for an infusion of much-needed rain daily through Sunday in Auburn. The storms are not expecte ...

Sierra resorts expect substantial snow

The potential for Sierra snowfall this week can be summed up in one word — epic. If Mother Nature and the National Weather Service are on the same page, that could mean multiple ...

Santa’s sleigh gets “all-clear” for landing in Auburn from weather bureau

Rudolph and his nose so bright can take a hay break when Santa and his sleigh fly into the Auburn area overnight Christmas Eve. The National Weather Service is forecasting excelle ...

Wet weather coming back to Auburn

Don’t put those umbrellas away just yet. Mother Nature took a brief break Monday after saturating Auburn and the foothills the past few days. The rain returns today and continu ...

Placer County issues cold advisory, tips

With the National Weather Service predicting colder temperatures through Wednesday night, Placer County has issued a reminder to be prepared. “Residents and visitors need to ...

Smoky says: Auburn’s cooling trend to get weekend revisit

Auburn experienced a taste of autumn to come Tuesday – with colder weather moving in and a sprinkle of rain falling in the morning. Torrid temperatures had been hanging on throu ...

Forecast to rain out sunny days

The sunny skies Auburn residents enjoyed Monday are supposed to be clouded over by Tuesday afternoon. For the remainder of the week and into the weekend, the foothills area is ex ...

Weekend reprieve before next storm hits

Those overworked windshield wipers can take a bit of a break going into the weekend. After heavy rain and snow earlier in the week, it appears the low-pressure systems dumping on ...

Rare snow in Auburn as storm moves through

A rare convergence of cold and precipitation Friday dropped an inch of snow on Auburn, shutting schools and turning the foothills into a temporary winter wonderland. By late after ...

Sedan, fire engine meet head first on 49

An Auburn City Fire Department engine was hit head-on by an elderly woman while at the scene of a separate car accident on Highway 49 during a rainy Thursday. The woman was listed ...